39 results for tag: Vocal

Gillian Sings Joni

Join vocalist Gillian Snider as she pays tribute to Saskatoon’s most famous and beloved music icon, Joni Mitchell. The night’s song list will include the well-loved Joni songs that changed the face of folk music as well as the favourite jazz standards that she chose to record. Gillian’s all-star supporting cast includes ... Read More

Heidi Munro & The RealGroovyBand

One of the hardest-working and most versatile entertainers in Western Canada, Heidi Munro possesses a gutsy, soulful vocal style with influences that include R&B, blues, country, rock, and jazz. Heidi will be accompanied by Tom Chunick (guitar), Kim Salkeld (keyboards), Sheldon Corbett (sax), Barrie Redford (trumpet), Dave ... Read More

The Georgia Fats

The Georgia Fats transform the vintage sounds of blues, rock, old country, and gospel into a hard-driving sound that is designed to get people moving. Barry Taylor is best-known as the beat-keeper for one of Canada’s best party bands, Roots Round Up. Boyd Norman has held down the bottomline for Ron Hynes, Barkin' Kettle and ... Read More

Fernanda Cunha

Making her third visit to Saskatoon, Brazilian singer Fernanda Cunha performs contemporary and traditional Latin compositions. Rising out of the rich, Brazilian jazz scene, she has toured North America and Europe many times, winning fans for her post-bossa nova groove. Fernanda’s back-up trio includes Brazilian drummer Edson ... Read More

Claude Bourbon

Finger-picking guitarist Claude Bourbon returns for his fifth Bassment visit. Having performed and studied all over the world, Claude’s music is a fusion of classical, jazz, and blues with elements of Eastern, Spanish, Latin, and Americana. Perhaps it can best be described as “medieval Spanish blues.” SPONSORED BY ... Read More

Suzie Vinnick

Saskatoon native Suzie Vinnick is the proud owner of a gorgeous voice, prodigious guitar and bass chops, and an engagingly candid performance style. In addition to her 10 Mable Blues Awards, Suzie won the 2011 Canadian Folk Music Award for Contemporary Vocalist of the Year, the 2012 CBC Saturday Night Blues Great Canadian Blues ... Read More

Jack Semple & Friends

Doors at 6:30 Meal at 7:30 This Valentine’s Day treat yourself and your significant other to an evening of incredible music and food. Saskatchewan musician Jack Semple has an international career that just keeps expanding. Blessed with a soulful voice and an awe inspiring guitar technique, Jack has become one of the ... Read More

Wilma Groenen & Zen With the Beans

Zen With the Beans is a fiercely provocative five piece ensemble led by local icons, singer Wilma Groenen and pianist Brett Balon, with the amazing guitar voicings of Scott Triffo, all kept tidily in the pocket through the rhythmic gymnastics of drummer Kyle Krysa and bassist Gent Laird. Join them in celebrating the release of ... Read More

Nigel Mack Big Blues Attack

One of Saskatchewan’s great ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back to play his regular December Bassment gig spreading Christmas cheer to all our blues fans. A triple threat on harp, guitar, and vocals, Nigel brings a whole bagful of originals taken from his output of five recordings. Mr. Mack will be backed by an ... Read More

Gillian Snider & the Whiskey Jerks

Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin Buehler (bass), Peter Abonyi (guitar), and Aidan Weiman (drums) to join in on her musical misadventures. The Whiskey Jerks have created their own niche, combining klezmer, countr... Read More